Category - South Pacific

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Flight Out of Hell

By Steven D. Smith   Within the predawn darkness of Dobodura, New Guinea, 2nd Lt. William J. Smith of the U.S. Military Air Corps was roughly woke up by a...

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U.S. Military Generals in World War II

Comparatively few U.S. generals misplaced their lives in World Warfare II. by Thomas R. Cagley Common George S. Patton, Jr., as soon as stated, “A military is...

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Four Marines on the “Green Hell” of Guadalcanal

Marine Corps fight veterans relive the damaging and lethal work in a number of the struggle’s hardest preventing. By Adam Makos & Marcus Brotherton On...

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The Bombing of Rabaul in November 1943

In the course of the Bombing of Rabaul, the Fifth Air Pressure mounted a concerted marketing campaign to render the Japanese bastion within the South Pacific...

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The Yorktown Diary of Ed Reynolds

A son finds his late father’s diary that particulars warfare at sea aboard a legendary plane service. By Pat Reynolds Suppose you discovered a magic door that...

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Ted Crosby’s Air War in the Pacific

Throughout livid fights over the Pacific, naval aviator Ted Crosby shot down 5 Japanese planes in in the future. By Eric Niderost Lieutenant (j.g.) John “Ted”...